botocudos

Botocudos

Bo`to*cu"dos\, n. pl. [Pg. botoque stopple. So called because they wear a wooden plug in the pierced lower lip.] A Brazilian tribe of Indians, noted for their use of poisons; -- also called Aymbor['e]s.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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